Foods With Hard Textures Make Us Think We’re Consuming Less Calories

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 19:02

Scientists wanted to take a deeper look into why we find creamy, softer foods more appealing than ones with crunchy or rough textures.


The Key To Happiness May Be An Outgoing Personality

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 17:39

Researchers have found that no matter the culture or the country, extroverts tend to be happier than their introverted counterparts.

Laziness Might Be Partially Genetic

Do Lazy People Have More 'Immature' Brains?

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 16:33

A correlation between physical activity and more mature neuron cells was found in a study of laboratory rats, building on previous genetic research showing many personalty traits and health tendencies to have some genetic basis.

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7 Ways To Treat Your Sore Throat Without Any Meds

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:04

Follow these simple steps to help relieve your sore throat, without using any medication or spending much money.

Compassion For Others Important To Health And Longevity

How Can Being Compassionate Make Aging Easier?

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 13:54

By teaching compassion, researchers say we might improve well-being and longevity for older people.


Improve Your Relationship With Food Through Mindful Eating

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:00

The practice of "mindful eating" can improve cognitive ability, reduce stress, and satisfy your emotional well-being.


I Drank 3 Liters Of Water Per Day — Here's What Happened

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 18:29

Drinking three liters of water a day helped to clear my skin, but it's actually as difficult as it sounds.


Are Beards More Than Fashionable? Science Explains

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:45

A team of researchers from the University of New South Wales has discovered that when beards are rare, women consider them more attractive, yet when beards become common, women consider a shaven look more attractive.


Your Case Of The Mondays Is Making You Healthier

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:47

Feeling guilty about poor spending and eating habits over the weekend may make you a healthier person on Monday, research suggests.


Ranking Birth Control Based On Effectiveness, But What About Other Issues?

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 14:38

Ten methods of contraception provide a 95 percent or greater effectiveness rate, according to Find the Best, which highlights Implanon as among the most effective and spermicides as least effective.

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Should Mothers Change How Babies Are Held Immediately After Birth?

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:43

Mothers who immediately hold their newborns in their arms after birth before cord clamping may reduce the risk of iron deficiency for their babies.


Study Suggests Sleep Loss In Youth Could Impact Your Sex Life As An Adult

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:22

A new study links lack of sleep in young fruit flies to lack of sexual success in adult flies. It is believed that these results can give a clue to similar behavioral patterns in humans.

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Boosting Excess Neuron Activity Builds Resilience Against Depression

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:16

A new study has found that boosting neuron activity inside the brain’s reward circuit rather than suppressing it can actually help animals susceptible to depression become more resilient.


5 Easter Cake And Bread Recipes From Around The World

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:58

Sweeten up your Easter spread this weekend with these delectable treats from Greece, Poland, Jamaica, Italy, and the Dominican Republic.

Decoration Easter eggs with words Happy Easter and Good Friday

Good Friday: 5 Quick And Easy Meatless Meals For Busy Families

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:47

This Good Friday, enjoy a healthy, meatless meal — from fish tacos to Southwestern stuffed peppers — that will make even a meat-lover salivate.